Category Archives: ufos

When Projects Speak

Sometimes, when I’m really excited about a project, I let it sit. I go in the sewing room and look at it. I walk away. I go take another look. I walk away again. I’m not procrastinating. I just need … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash June 6, 2020

No change in the numbers this week. I went to my LQS today and didn’t buy anything. They had a sale going, but nothing begged go home with me. I’m still plugging away at my three projects: The HST quilt, … Continue reading

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The June 2020 Short List

Another month, another list. I finished two projects in May, A Walk in the Woods and the Hope picture. The rain in May kept me inside a lot. We’ll see if creative projects take a backseat to yard work this … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 31, 2020

No change in the numbers this week. I started working on another UFO. I will not stitch anything down until I make sure all the applique pieces fit like they should. I ditched all my original fabric choices except for … Continue reading

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April 2020 OMG Finish

Finishing Bears With Borders was my OMG for April. I had a marathon sewing session last weekend to finish it up. I needed to move on to something different. My mother bought me the blocks and floss at the Five … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 19, 2020

Good progress on Bears With Borders this week. I finished the quilting, squared up the top, made the binding and cut the hanging sleeve. If I don’t finish it today, I will tomorrow. I’m counting the fabric out today and … Continue reading

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April 2020 Short List

It’s a new quarter and time for new quarterly and semi-annual goals. I had to make some adjustments to April’s goals because I don’t have supplies for some projects and don’t know when I can get them. I just shifted … Continue reading

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March 2020 Short List

I finished three projects on the list in February. That’s as good as it gets around here. Because I’m setting quarterly and semi-annual goals this year, I will not choose new projects in the categories with finishes until April. I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 19, 2020

No fabric in or out this week. The fabric that came with the Sugar Bear Camp pattern was the size of a sheet of copy paper. I don’t count anything in or out smaller than an eighth yard. I figure … Continue reading

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January 2020 Short List and Q1 Goals

Happy New Year! The Short List got a makeover for the new year. The categories now align with my quarterly goals instead of the more random categories of something old, something new, a handwork project, and creative play/design. I’ve used … Continue reading

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